The WOTC Can Aid Senior Care Staffing Challenges

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Oct 15, 2019.

My father vowed that he and his sister would never subject my grandmother to the confines of a senior facility. We would care for her at home till her last day. But sometimes circumstances break the promises we intend to keep.

As my grandmother’s health declined, we were no longer able to provide for her properly. And in-home care equipment and staff for the round-the-clock support she required were well beyond anyone’s financial capability. With broken hearts full of worry and sorrow, we decided to relinquish her to a senior healthcare facility.

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The WOTC – A Remedy for Healthcare’s Tech Training Costs

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Oct 6, 2019.

The crash of a Boeing 737 MAX Lion Air plane flew into the headlines in October 2018. Five months later, an Ethiopian airline 737 MAX crashed, sparking an immediate call for Boeing’s entire global fleet of the new aircraft to be grounded.

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The WOTC Can Help Auto Industry’s HR Challenges from Overheating

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Oct 1, 2019.

After World War II, the U.S. auto industry zoomed into dominance, setting the bar for the wages and skill levels of America’s industrial workers.

Without competition from foreign manufacturers, the accelerating demand for automobiles powered the success of The Big Three: Ford, Chrysler, and General Motors. Jobs were plentiful, training was accessible, and earnings were exceptional on the blue-collar scale. Auto industry jobs were revered.

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Did You Know? Give an Ex-Offender a Job, Get Tax Credits in Return

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Sep 30, 2019.

Have you made mistakes? Sure. Did something dishonest? Probably. Maybe you intentionally hurt your mother’s feelings or told a friend you already had plans when you didn’t.

Let’s go bigger: Perhaps you “relocated” some extra office supplies to your home office or parked in the handicap spot to “just run in quickly.”

Let’s go bigger still: Maybe you ran over your neighbor’s cat because you blew a stop sign or hit someone’s car and drove away without a note.

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Power of Partnerships – WOTC Software Solutions Bolster Businesses

Written by Rachel Zarate Brouwer. Updated Sep 20, 2019.

Are you satisfied with the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) claims results that your Applicant Tracking System (ATS) or Human Resource Information System (HRIS) vendor captures for you? Should you be? Have you considered what a dedicated WOTC process software and services team could do for you and your business’ bottom line?

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Don’t Underestimate HR’s Power to Save Your Company Money

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Sep 16, 2019.

Who are the money-makers in your company? Sales? Yes. The staff who provide the services you offer? Yes. HR? Possibly.

Really?

Yes.

Though HR doesn’t posses the power to directly bring in revenue like your sales team, they can perform feats with cost saving ideas that will garner savings and ultimately pad your bottom line.

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Vets Are Opening Small Businesses – Who’s Offering ‘Direct Support’?

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Sep 11, 2019.

Where would we be without those willing to fight for our freedom and families? Drinking over-taxed tea and flying the U.K. flag? That would be the least dreadful of the possibilities. Since our fight for independence in 1776, the selflessness and conviction of our country’s brave men and women have secured privileges and protected rights of which many across the globe only dream. Our soldiers have given life, limb, and other sacrifices to afford their fellow citizens these liberties.

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Automation Orders More Jobs for Fast-Food? Yep. And WOTC Can Help

Written by Angie Longacre. Updated Aug 30, 2019.

Automation will annihilate up to 800 million jobsby 2023 – so predicts a McKinsey Global Institute study.1

Since the dawn of The Machine, humans have feared The Takeover. We have fretted and postulated that we will meet our demise by the cold, mechanical hand of The Robot and the superior, but potentially malevolent artificial intelligence (AI) that powers it.

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WOTC: Giving Employees and Businesses a New Chance at Success

Written by Rachel Zarate Brouwer. Updated Aug 28, 2019.

Most of us probably knew – or were – that odd kid in school that no one wanted to befriend. Dark, sordid stories echoed through the hallways assuming truth about the outcast. The accepted – and expected - attitude was, “don’t talk to that person.” But then someone pushed aside the rumors and judgements and gave that person a chance; they got to know that student and learned about their life…and found an amazing treasure, a friend.

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Putting People to Work & Cashing in on WOTC: A CTI Success Story

Written by Rachel Zarate Brouwer. Updated Aug 5, 2019.

Administrative burdens, technology slumps, and meeting the bottom line. Staffing clients combat many headaches in their efforts to put people to work. For this, they deserve to be rewarded.

CTI sees the value that staffing firms bring to the economy, and we pay that forward by adding value to their bottom line. We can step in and help place them in a better financial situation when we maximize their Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC).

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